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The Best 3D Product Configurators on the Web

February 16, 2018

 

Online retail is growing each year. Both B2B and B2C companies are seeing the results. As adoption has risen, so have consumer expectations. If customers don't see all product colors and views, they can become antagonistic towards your brand. We...

Stop the Retop! A Better Way to Create 3D Assets

February 5, 2018

 

 

Maybe you're a manufacturer with a bunch of amazing products. Meaning you have great product stories to tell. Considering some sort of 3D experience to educate and engage your customers? An augmented or virtual reality experience? Or something...

AR in Action Industry Summit at MIT

January 23, 2018

For two days, experts in augmented reality (AR) and its applications gathered at the MIT Media Lab to talk at the AR in Action event. We at ONU have long extolled the virtues of AR, but even we were impressed with the diversity of thought we...

The Ultimate Guide to Your Products in 3D on the Web

January 16, 2018

 

ONU has been creating 3D Web technology and experiences for over 3 years. Making us a pioneer in this exciting new space. So we decided to write The Ultimate Guide to Your Products in 3D on the Web. Everything you need to know about how to get...

ONU Speaking at upcoming AR In Action Event

January 11, 2018

 

ONU just secured a speaking opportunity at the AR in Action event, taking place next week in Cambridge, MA. I will be discussing the importance of content creation in the augmented reality ecosystem. Concentrating on current bottlenecks and how...

From STEP to Solidworks - CAD File Formats Explained

January 9, 2018

 

ONU 3DLite can convert and optimize a variety of native and neutral CAD file formats. Below is a list, along with any related best practices for getting the best possible results. Once processed using ONU 3DLite, use the resulting visuals in 3D...

Optimizing Your CAD for 3D Web Viewing – ONU 3DLite Best Practices

December 27, 2017

More companies are using 3D web technology to display their products online. These companies are bottlenecked by the 3D asset creation. The process is inefficient, time consuming and costly. For companies that design and manufacture their own...

Revenge of the NURBS: Glossary of Terms For CAD to Low Poly Conversion

December 15, 2017

CAD, FBX, and LOD, all terms associated with CAD conversion and optimization, are showing up in a lot of technical journals these days. What do they mean? You may be familiar with a few or even all of them, but perhaps not how they pertain to...

How to Maximize Trade Show Exhibits

March 28, 2017

Trade shows are a powerful way to increase a company’s visibility and generate warm leads. It’s a big business, with billions spent every year. To make the most of your trade show experience, you need a stand-out exhibit. But with so many people...

How to Use Virtual Reality at a Trade Show

March 3, 2017

Booth sizes. Freight shipping. Furniture rentals. Oh, and did you want carpet? It costs extra. Sound familiar? You’ve done trade shows countless times and know the routine. But what if there was at least one aspect of a show where you could save...